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GSL Aviation

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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GSL Aviation are your best value operators for Cairns scenic flights. Our scenic flights and tours have been designed for the best viewing of the Reef and surrounding Daintree area, and our procedures and practices have been refined through years of...more
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83 Royal Flying Doctor Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
This attraction is at Cairns Airport
+61 1300 475 000
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I splashed out on this and I was so glad I did. Free pickup from my hostel, quick safety brief then up in the air. I got the front seat because I was the only solo traveler and it was awesome! Saw some amazing parts...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 44harveyt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Is there only one way to see the GBR? No!! See it from the air as well, great time and piolet was very informative. This is a must.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good - it has to be done! Best way to enjoy the view on the barrier. We did feel safe all the time. Check that all the headsets are working before landing, otherwise no comment to enjoy! Free pick up from hotel in Cairns....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They were very well organized, quick safety instructions, we were we informed on what to do and see. Our pilots was very informative and we had a very nice flight. Very well done.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank C6875ZQbryanb
Reviewed 26 October 2018

I always thought seeing the GBR would just be an underwater experience. This proved me wrong. A group of just 5 of us on the flight was perfect with a guaranteed view. Knowledgeable pilots kept us informed and gave us some spectacular views. Dont just...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris F
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We did the 60min reef & port douglas flight. The view of the reef was amazing, we saw sharks, rays and turtles. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 27_Ellie_27
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience!!! Well worth the money although I wouldn’t necessary upgrade to the reef and port douglas flight / the reef was the amazing part Great service, well run, felt very safe and i’m terrified of flying Would definitely recommend! Felt on top of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lisa1242018
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Did the 40 minute reef tour this week and it was excellent. Great staff and well organised. Everything ran smoothly. Felt very safe, great flight over Arlington Reef amongst others. Clear day so great visability and smooth ride. Well worth the money. Loved it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 722sally
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We did the 40min flight over the reef and it was magical. The pilot was able to tell us about the facts, the flight was smooth and the views were astonishing. We saw manta Rays, turtles and sting Rays. Absolutely incredible. Wish I could do...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DanielleV433
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Me and my best friend visited GSL Aviation in Cairns and took the 60 mins scenic flight over the GBR, Daintree Rainforest and Port Douglas which was a magical experience. Our pilot was Carly who is a really welcoming, professional and did a nice commentary...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mercedesz V
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